A Window to the Past
Donald E. Geary and sons
The first time I heard Kevin Morby’s This is a Photograph on the radio, I immediately thought of this photograph. Dad sitting by a kiddie pool, smiling into the camera while my brother and I splash around in few inches of water on a hot…
Worldwide Pinhole Photography Day 2022
Bob’s Diner, Roxborough, PA
I was anxiously awaiting 2022 Worldwide Pinhole Photography Day, celebrated annually on the last Sunday of April. I had pulled my 4x5 Speed Graphic from storage and loaded multiple holders. My intention was to make the one hour drive to Bethlehem, PA and photograph The Steel…
Wynn Goes to Italy: Shoots Film!
Eight Is Enough
Wynn, his mother, two uncles, two aunts and two cousins traveled to Italy this past August. Six of the eight where direct descendants of Martin Salamida whose parents had immigrated to the United States from Calabria, Italy. Two were related through marriage.
The trip had been planned…
Leaving Fowler Beach
My friend Peter invited me to join him, his wife Meagan and son Noah at a cottage they were renting on Long Island. It had been a few years since I was on a real vacation and now, with Covid restrictions lifting and each of us vaccinated,…
Worldwide Pinhole Photography Day 2021
World Pinhole Photography Day is an international event held annually on the last Sunday in April. The event was created to promote and celebrate the art of pinhole photography in an increasingly technological world. With camera manufacturers leapfrogging each other technologically with each new release it’s refreshing to get back…